OCI to Acquire Tokuyama’s Malaysian Polysilicon Fab

Japan-based Tokuyama, one of the world’s leaders in polysilicon manufacturing, announced to terminate its solar-grade polysilicon business by selling its wholly-owned subsidiary, Tokuyama Malaysia, to OCI, a South Korean polysilicon maker. Sources from media reve.. more

GCL-Poly Acquires Silicon Assets from SunEdison, Spending US$150 Million

GCL-Poly, one of the leading polysilicon and multi-si wafer manufacturers in China, announced to acquire certain assets from SunEdison in US$150 million. The assets include SunEdison’s fifth generation CCZ crystallization technology, FBR process technology.. more

Daqo: Polysilicon Business Increased in 2Q

Daqo New Energy (Daqo) announced unaudited financial results for the second quarter of 2016. The polysilicon business grew from QoQ in the overall. Production and sale In 2Q16, Daqo’s polysilicon production volume was slightly higher than 3,405MT in 1Q16, up.. more

Hemlock Judges US$793.5 Million Damages from SolarWorld

U.S.-based polysilicon manufacturer Hemlock Semiconductor claimed up to US$793.5 million in damages from SolarWorld’s contract violation. SolarWorld therefore is in crisis of filing Chapter 11. Hemlock sued Deutsche Solar, a wafer subsidiary of SolarWorld, .. more

Suit Filed by Hemlock Sends SolarWorld into Legal Predicament, PV Trade Disputes between China and US may Stay in Stalemate

Hemlock Semiconductor, U.S. polysilicon manufacturer, has sued SolarWorld of Germany for contract violation, demanding US$770 million of compensation. The move may send the latter into a legal predicament, as it is likely to lose in the liti.. more

REC Silicon Estimates FBR Capacity Reduction Due to Fire Incident

Polysilicon manufacturer REC Silicon reported FBR production capacity reduction for the third quarter after a fire incident occurred in a silane facility in Moses Lake on July 1. On July 1, during the startup of REC Solar’s Silane IV facility an oil fir.. more

Daqo New Energy Obtains Approval of RMB500 Million Credit Line

Daqo New Energy Corp., a manufacturer of polysilicon for the global solar PV industry, announced that it has received approval from Chongqing Rural Commercial Bank for an RMB500 million credit line of a seven-year project finance loan. Daqo intends to use the proce.. more


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